Growing Pains

Growing Pains : A Study of Teenage Distress

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First Published in 1978. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa more

Product details

  • Paperback | 324 pages
  • 138 x 216mm | 598g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1138992089
  • 9781138992085

Table of contents

Part 1 Normal development: nature and nurture; the developmental task of adolescence. Part 2 Deviation in adolescence: presentation, classification, diagnosis and epidemiology relating to adolescence; schizophrenia; affective illness; self-harm in adolescence; drug abuse; developmental disorders; conduct disorders and juvenile delinquency; personality disorders; emotional or neurotic disorders; persistent non-attendance at school; anorexia nervosa; sexual problems in adolescence; the handicapped adolescent. Part 3 Treatment and management of the disturbed adolescent: the first interview and principles of treatment; physical methods of treatment in adolescent psychiatry; psychological methods of treatment in adolescent psychiatry; social intervention and residential provision in adolescence; the adolescent in-patient; more